Thousands protested over Covid-19 restrictions in Yanjiao near Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Thousands protested over Covid-19 restrictions in Yanjiao near Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

Covid-19 controls eased after protest in commuter town near Beijing

  • Thousands of residents said to have gathered in Yanjiao demanding to be allowed back to work in the capital city
  • Deputy mayor and police chief says they can now go to Beijing if they meet the requirements and ‘no one will be quarantined’

Thousands protested over Covid-19 restrictions in Yanjiao near Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Thousands protested over Covid-19 restrictions in Yanjiao near Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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